Cross-Cultural Community Services Association, The

Site: Peel Centre Branch

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-615-9500
Fax 905-615-0622
Website www.tccsa.on.ca
Primary Contact Isa Lee, Executive Director; Phone: 416-977-4026
Alternate Contact Nicole Mak, Centre Supervisor
Volunteer Coordinator Edwina Cheung, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-615-9500 ext 105
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding United Way
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assists newcomers to adapt to the Canadian style of living and become the mainstream of the Canadian mosaic

Settlement Services Department -- cultural transition counselling services including one to one counselling * information workshops * orientation days for newcomers * settlement fact sheets * computer access * employment orientation * employment preparation program

Counselling services -- counselling on education, immigration, housing, children's benefit, registration (birth, marriage, etc), taxation, employment, health care system, citizenship, senior's benefits, social assistance

Education And Language Training Department - helps newcomers become competent in everyday English * heritage language instruction for Chinese youngsters and reading materials in their language * participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, upon assessment by Centre for Education & Training (TCET) -- see separate entry * also computer-based English as a Second Language classes with teacher instruction
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Eligibility Citizens, immigrants, convention refugees
Languages English ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin)
Fees Membership - $10/yr/person; $20/yr/family ; None - services free
Site Information
Site Location Inside Mississauga Chinese Centre
Located In Community Mississauga (City of)
Address & Map
720 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Unit 2
Mississauga, ON L5C 3G1
 
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Intersection Mavis Rd and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ; English as a Second Language ; General Counselling Services ; Immigrant Mutual Assistance Associations ~ Chinese Community ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Language Instruction ~ Chinese Community ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Public Access Computers/Tools ~ Immigrants/Refugees

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